When it comes to cooking, we love simplicity — especially on those busy weeknights when life is at its most hectic. Take these four slow cooker salsa chicken ideas as proof. Simply place 1.5 pounds of frozen chicken and 1.5 cups of salsa in your slow cooker for 4 hours on low to make a perfect base for endless combinations!

Here are our 4 favorite slow cooker chicken recipes:

1. Chicken Tacos: This twist on a delicious classic has a secret: It’s super healthy — and affordable! Simply load your salsa chicken on a whole grain tortilla and add your favorite taco toppings.

Chicken Tacos

2. Salsa Chicken Pepper Cups: Green bell peppers add a satisfying snappiness to this southwest-inspired recipe.

Salsa Chicken Pepper Cups

3. Salsa Chicken Salad: Top your mixed greens with slow cooked salsa chicken. Feeling feisty? Toss on some shredded cheese and sliced avocado!

Salsa Chicken Salad

4. Salsa Chicken with Fruits and Vegetables: A little sweet, a little savory — a lot of nutrients and endless flavor! Try your salsa chicken with a side of steamed broccoli and grapes.

Salsa Chicken with Fruits and Vegetables

You don’t have to break your brain to whip up a healthy meal — and you can modify it to your taste bud’s desire!